Welcome to the The Little Flower Community website!

Little Flower is a cooperative-style community living in the Beechwood neighborhood of Rochester, NY.

Members and friends of the LFC have a shared interest in community, social issues, sustainability, cooperative living and the like. We hold events, host guests, have potlucks and work together to make the Beechwood community and Rochester at large a more awesome place.

Building The Future

Mar 26, 2015 by

And when we say building, we mean building! The Little Flower Community has a new house, and members are pitching in to transform this abandoned property from neighborhood eyesore to neighborhood asset. Check out these photos!...

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Mushroom Cultivation Workshop!

Jan 24, 2015 by

It’s cold outside! So today we’re reminiscing about planting garlic, harvesting veggies, saving seed…and establishing mushroom gardens! So join the Little Flower Collective later this year for our annual Basic Outdoor Mushroom Cultivation Workshop! Learn how to establish mushroom patches within your veggie and plant beds, plugging logs and other techniques that ANYONE can do using a few readily available/free materials! It’s a blast and it includes a delicious lunch! A lunch that will be loaded with local organic ingredients, local foraged mushrooms and LOVE!! Please join us! Support and help create mycelial connections that will fruit change, food and sustainability! So stay in touch, and drop in when the sun comes back out,...

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Re-Elect Greg Young!

Jan 1, 2015 by

Back in 2013, the wise voters of Gloversville NY elected Greg Young, one of the founding fathers of the Little Flower Community, as Fifth Ward Supervisor.  Woo-hoo!  Smart move, lucky people of Gloversville! But time has passed and a new election looms. So let’s get cracking and re-elect Greg starting today! Learn more about Greg’s views and candidacy  at www.gregforgloversville.com...

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Double Holiday Potlucks!

Dec 21, 2014 by

Join us on Tuesday, December 23rd at 7PM for our “A Festivus for the Rest of Us” Potluck at 499 Parsells! What, didn’t we have one on the second Tuesday already? So what! Two evening potlucks in one month is our present to all of you from all of us at the LFC. So bring a vegan-friendly dish to pass, along with witty conversation, personal charm, and general coolness. Food should be low-fuss and related to this month’s theme — Seinfeld! (Or at least the ’90s, if possible.) Absolutely NO holiday-themed food or clothing, please. We gather to proclaim the non-commercial miracle of Festivus for the rest of us. And remember: bring your kids, bring your wife, and bring your husband, bring your A.L.F. (remember Alf?), cuz everybody likes to eat. P.S. – What?...

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